Official Statement (“OS”)

The Offering Document used by an Underwriter in a Public Offering.

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Offering Document

The document prepared by, or for, the Issuer and distributed to investors to provide disclosure with respect to one or more issues of bonds. 

Preliminary Official Statement (“POS”)

The type of offering document circulated prior to the determination of the interest rates and certain other terms of the bonds when it is anticipated or known the bonds will be purchased by an underwriter and resold to the public.

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Investor Letter

A letter from a purchaser of bonds in a private placement typically acknowledging any transfer restrictions applicable to the bonds and attesting to the purchaser’s eligibility to purchase the bonds.